Areas covered

Barley Mow  and 1 more


Allsortz is a Gateshead Council initiative, this is an assessed service that offers for adults with learning disabilities and autism the opportunity to gain vocational experience in a creative setting. Allsortz upcycle and reuse discarded items in innovative and useful ways and then resell them. Team members learn about caring for the environment, realise the value of recycling and the environmental impact of waste. Skill development includes renovating furniture, following systems of work, accessing the internet, making useful items to resell, arranging sales events and selling to the public. Allsortz enables people to develop their independence through its activities leading to friendships and community involvement.

Contact Person

Kath Gordon

Organisation Address

Shadon House
12 Northumberlad Place, Barley Mow
Chester le Street
United Kingdom